still can't duplicate rxvt problem

Christopher Faylor
Wed Aug 29 06:02:00 GMT 2001

On Wed, Aug 29, 2001 at 08:59:32AM -0400, Jason Tishler wrote:
>On Wed, Aug 29, 2001 at 12:12:35AM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> I still can't duplicate the rxvt problem.
>Are you referring to the problem that I reported?  If so, would you be
>willing to try with my .bash_profile files if I post them?

I guess so.

>> Is anyone who can duplicate it willing to do the tedious "binary search
>> through cvs versions thing to see when it first occurred?
>I'm willing to try.  Unfortunately, this problem may have been lurking for
>a long time.  IIRC, I only started to notice this around the time that
>Cygwin bash 2.05 was released by Corrina (around 5/01) and I started
>to go (bash) command completion happy --  causing me to add two more
>command substitutions.

So, you're saying that this fails in 1.3.2, also?  I think that is
new information.

>I'm also willing to post (compressed) strace logs of a good and bad test
>run for perusal.  The compressed logs are about 128 KB each so I can put
>them on my web site for download if that is preferred.

The URL is preferable.

>Please let me know which way you want to proceed.

Well, if it is broken in 1.3.2, then I guess there is no need to do a
binary search.  I thought this was new behavior.


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